Dr. David Tsai, MD

Dr. David Tsai, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
51 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. David Tsai, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Pinnacle Medical Group

4110 Manatee Ave W

Bradenton, FL 34205
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Tsai performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Tsai's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tsai "Pinnacle Medical Group strives to provide you and your family with the highest quality medical care in Manatee County. Our integrated, multidisciplinary team of physicians truly cares about you and your health, working together to provide a coordinated, seamless approach to your family's total health care. Whether you need preventive primary care services or the skilled treatment only a highly trained specialist can provide, we take great pride in providing comprehensive, compassionate, quality care to our community."

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fall
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Numbness
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Weakness


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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Michigan State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tsai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tsai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tsai to family and friends
25 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Tsai's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

Dr. Tsai is extremely knowledgeable, listens to me and I feel like he truly cares about his patients. He always answers my questions and concerns. he is very personable, yet very professional. all of his staff and all of the physical therapy department are wonderful also. Lori Rickards always...more
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Dr. Tsai and his staff are the best. From the time you check in to the time you leave, you can tell they really care about you and they respect your time, as well. Dr. Tsai spends more time discussing my issues than most doctors and he truly gets to know the person as well as just looking at and...more
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Dr. Tsai took over an hour on my first visit and really listened. He was kind and offered several alternative treatments.
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Dr Tsai is excellent at diagnosing your health problem and giving you the options available to resolve the problem or give you relief. He knows well the benefits of rehabilitation over providing a quick fix with drugs. He is very knowledgeable and keeps abreast of the current trends in the...more
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I have seen Dr. Tsai several times over the years (since 2011) & he is awesome. He will do his best to give you the best treatment he can. He listens to his patients & answers any questions you have. I would recommend him to anyone needing a physiatrist.
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